Police Department

Police Investigate Two-Vehicle Fatality Crash

For Immediate Release: 03-30-16

Independence Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash that occurred at about 10:35 PM on March 29th in the area of Forest and White Oak. A northbound motorcycle struck a vehicle that was attempting to make a left turn from westbound White Oak. The female driver of the westbound vehicle was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The male motorcyclist died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

The cause of the collision is under investigation and the name of the deceased will be released after notification to family members has been completed.